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Audi cranks up power to 48 volts
Audi cranks up power to 48 volts

Audi is to upgrade part of its vehicle electrical system from twelve to a staggering 48 volts. The move represents another…

Lincoln Lawyer star's car sale
Lincoln Lawyer star's car sale

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Mercedes-AMG takes on NZ's finest winter athletes
Mercedes-AMG takes on NZ's finest winter athletes

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Motoring

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Infiniti plans to corner the market

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Google's self-drive car off track

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video Mercedes-AMG at the Snow Farm
Mercedes-AMG at the Snow Farm

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Lorenzo looks to take down Marquez in Australia

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Mazda's little big marvel

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Drivers cash in on ambulance rort
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Road Safety

'Let's get sports stars to help save Kiwi lives'
'Let's get sports stars to help save Kiwi lives'

Visiting world motoring chief Jean Todt has praised New Zealand's road safety effort, but says there…

New Legacy and Outback get top safety nod

Subaru's new generation Legacy and Outback have received the highest possible safety ranking in testing conducted by the…

Unrestrained children are projectiles, police warn

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Push for cars that see danger

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Truck driver hospitalised after chemical leak
Truck driver hospitalised after chemical leak

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Car Buyers' Guide

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2015 Mazda2
photos 2015 Mazda2

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2014 Yamaha SR400
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 Legendary racer Steve Millen and his Nissan 300ZX take to the track
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Hybrid and Electric Cars

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Tesla offers 8 year warranty
Tesla offers 8 year warranty

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Streamlined insanity

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Car Care

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